Wilmington Downtown Restaurants

The Cotton Exchange shopping center in historic downtown offers its patrons Free Parking Validation while shopping and dining.

Directory of Restaurants

Visiting the Cotton Exchange Shopping Center? Then you should check out our map below for specific directions to our various restaurants & shops. We're located in the beautiful Historic District in Downtown Wilmington, NC. We offer free parking on site - so there's no need for you to feed those meters! Stay overnight? Then you're in luck, because we're walking distance from multiple popular hotels, including the Hotel Ballast & Marriot. Most visitors to our area come for the beaches - but we think they stay for our thriving Downtown Shopping & Restaurants. Finally, when you're done shopping, you can take a relaxing stroll down our scenic Riverwalk.

Click to view the Cotton Exchange Guide & Map